The Thai Ministry of Commerce, together with the ASEAN Secretariat, will organise a seminar to prepare the bloc for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) (Photo: thainews.prd.go.th)
 
Bangkok (NNT/VNA) – The Thai Ministry of Commerce, together with the ASEAN Secretariat, will organise a seminar to prepare the bloc for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

The Director-General of the Department of Trade Negotiation, Oramon Sapthaweetham, said the major international seminar will be held on January 14, 2019, at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, Bangkok.

This event will take place before the ASEAN Economic Forum, which will also be hosted in Thailand this year.

Technology and innovation have played an important role in manufacturing and industrial production. The seminar will assess the ASEAN’s readiness for the 4IR.-NNT/VNA